Friends of Animals
Friends of Animals is a non-profit, international animal advocacy
organization, incorporated in the state of New York since 1957. Friends
of Animals works to cultivate a respectful view of nonhuman animals,
free-living and domestic. FoA's goal is to free animals from cruelty
and institutionalized exploitation around the world.
American Vegan Society
The American Vegan Society is a nonprofit educational membership
organization teaching a compassionate way of living that includes
In Defense of Animals
IDA's mission is to end animal exploitation, cruelty, and abuse by
protecting and advocating for the rights, welfare, and habitats of
animals, as well as to raise their status beyond mere property,
commodities, or things.
Farm Sanctuary is America's premier farm animal protection
organization. It operates farm animal shelters in upstate New York and
northern California, and it wages campaigns to stop factory farming and
Mercy for Animals
Mercy For Animals is a national 501(c)(3) non-profit animal
advocacy organization. Founded in 1999 and over 25,000 members strong,
MFA works to create a society where animals are treated with the
respect and compassion they so rightly deserve.
North American Vegetarian Society
Founded in 1974, the North American Vegetarian Society (NAVS) is a
non-profit tax-exempt educational organization. Its focus is
two-pronged. The first is to provide a support network for members,
affiliated groups, and vegetarians in general. The second is to inform
the public about how vegetarianism benefits humans, other animals, and
our shared earth.
Vegan Outreach (VO) is a 501(c)(3)
non-profit organization. VO is dedicated to reducing animal suffering
by promoting informed, ethical eating.
Vegan Peace is about striving towards peacefully sharing our Earth. The website
hopes to play a small role in inspiring people to strive towards a more
peaceful world by showing that each of us plays a part in lessening the
suffering so many people and animals go through every day.
Vegetarian Union of North America
The Vegetarian Unino of North America works
to promote a strong, effective, cooperative vegetarian movement
throughout North America. VUNA's aim is to supply vegetarian
organizations and individuals with information that will help you
organize and maintain a strong vegetarian lifestyle. Membership is open to groups and individuals.
Viva! is a dynamic organization campaigning on behalf of animals
killed for food. Viva! does investigations of factory farms and then
produces campaign materials for students and activists, helping people
change to a veggie diet! Viva! is an international organization,
registered in the USA as a 501(c)(3) non-profit.
Compassion Over Killing
Working to end animal abuse since 1995, COK focuses on cruelty to
animals in agriculture and promotes vegetarian eating as a way to build
a kinder world for all of us, both human and nonhuman.
FARM - Farm Animal Rights Movement
FARM (Farm Animal Rights Movement) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit,
public-interest organization promoting vegan, plant-based diets to save
animals, protect the environment, and improve health. FARM operates
from the nation's capital and works through their Compassionate
Activist Network (CAN) with volunteers in all 50 states and two dozen
The Animals Voice
The Animals Voice is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit animal rights
organization that serves as an independent online resource for helping
animals and the people who defend them. It is an award-winning
networking source of recent media coverage, timely information, and an
incalculable volume of resources for animals and their defenders.
For over 30 years, Vegetarian Times has been at the
forefront of the healthy living movement, providing delicious recipes,
expert wellness information, and environmentally sound lifestyle
solutions to a wide variety of individuals. VT's goal is to remain a
trusted resource for faithful readers and to reach out to the new
generation of full-time vegetarians and flexitarians who find
themselves increasingly drawn to the health-conscious, eco-friendly,
"green" lifestyle we have always promoted.
Since beginning publication in 2000, VegNews has become the most talked about vegetarian magazine. The premier magazine to focus on a vegetarian lifestyle, VegNews offers its more than 195,000 readers up-to-date information on living a compassionate and healthy lifestyle.
Vegetarian Journal (through Vegetarian Resource Group)
The Vegetarian Journal is published by the Vegetarian Resource Group, a non-profit educational organization. The 36-page Journal
contains informative articles, delicious recipes, book reviews, notices
about vegetarian events, product evaluations, hints on where to find
vegetarian products and services, travel tips, and more. All nutrition
information in the Vegetarian Journal is based on scientific studies.
Veg Bed and Breakfasts/Spas
Here one can find website links, phone numbers, and descriptions of various veg-friendly bed and breakfasts and spas throughout the world.
Veg Travel Guides and Services
On this site one can learn about different veg travel guides and
travel resources for veg travelers. Links and descriptions are
Founded by long-time vegetarians with extensive experience
traveling and organizing trips within Asia, VegVoyages aims to provide
exciting and exotic vegetarian adventures to travelers.
Vegetarian Vacations is a free vegetarian travel directory of
veggie holidays worldwide. The list of tours includes: veggie cooking
courses, yoga & tai-chi, walking, sailing, art & music,
retreats & spas, skiing, cycling & mountain biking, pony
trekking, camping, cultural travel, and multi-activity holidays. There
is also a list of veggie bed & breakfasts worldwide.
Travel Veggie: Staying Veg on Your Travels
This site provides helpful links to veg restaurant guides around
the world, veg travel agents, and even guides on how to "talk" veg in